Demystifying Software Defined Storage (SDS)

JOHNSON SELWYN | April 21, 2014

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What is Software Defined Storage (SDS)? While Software Defined Networking (SDN) has become a buzzword, SDS has been slightly behind. But it could catch up any time. Like SDN, SDS too is about separating the Data Plane (hardware delivering storage capacity) from the Control Plane (software-logic driving storage services). It is about having the software storage stack providing a full suite of storage services on commodity hardware (most often x86-Hardware with hypervisors). The services enable mobility of data between underlying persistent data placement resources. In other words, it is moving away from expensive proprietary storage hardware that employs custom ASICs and FPGAs for specialized features such as Fault-Tolerance, Dynamic Tiering, Caching, Compression and QoS.

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